Long Elmes newsagents robbed by three males in broad daylight

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A newsagents on Long Elmes, Harrow Weald located next to a high school was robbed by males in broad daylight.

The incident happened on the same day that police discovered ammunition at a commercial premises on Headstone Lane, just around the corner from this shop that was robbed.

Discussing the robbery on social media, one member of Harrow Online said: “I saw him being arrested by Courtney avenue. Shocking. Hope the shop keepers are both ok.”

Another person said: “I saw two police cars on Long Elmes, lots of police around the surrounding roads including Courtenay Avenue. They were looking for someone apparently”.

Met Police told Harrow Online: “On Monday 23rd November around 14.37hrs officers attended a report of a robbery on Long Elmes, Harrow Weald.

“Three males were detained on Courtenay Avenue in relation to this incident and were arrested on suspicion of robbery. They were taken to a North London Custody.

“Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 or tweet @MetCC and quote 4026/23NOV

“Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”